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Consultant Psychiatrist in Eating Disorders

Schoen Clinic Newbridge is pleased to offer an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Consultant Psychiatrist in Eating Disorders.
Description

Schoen Clinic Newbridge is a multi award-winning and specialist Eating Disorder hospital, providing in and outpatient services to young people aged 8-18 years. With an enviable reputation for excellent service provision, our hospital was rated “Outstanding” by the CQC in 2016 and 2018 and we were LaingBuisson Hospital Group of The Year 2020, Nursing Practice Winners in 2019 and LaingBuisson Hospital of the year 2021. As demand for our services increases, we are now recruiting for a part-time Consultant Psychiatrist to join our warm and professional team at Schoen Clinic Newbridge House.

You will be working as part of a highly talented and close multidisciplinary team of professionals and the support you will provide will enable young people to help themselves in their recovery from their eating disorder.

The role for the Consultant Psychiatrist will be on a full or part-time basis (number of working days is flexible) for our eating disorders hospital for children and young people in Birmingham. This is an exciting opportunity to join a well-established service with a national and international reputation, which is currently expanding to 34 beds.

You will be working with an experienced multidisciplinary team and supported by an Associate Specialist and will be responsible for the psychiatric and medical management of patients, including patients detained under the Mental Health Act. The majority of our patients are funded by the NHS.

Schoen Clinic Newbridge is part of the Mental Health Division of Schoen Clinic UK, which also has units in York and London, and there will be opportunities for professional development and peer support within the group. Schoen Clinic is committed to innovation and evidence-based practice and has an active research programme.

    SCHOEN CLINIC CULTURE:

    Our culture of world-class medical excellence is based around our five key values:

    Accountable: Taking ownership of the things I say and do

    Caring: Treating others as I would like to be treated

    Collaborative: Working together to make a winning team

    Courageous: Being proud to be different and challenge the norm

    Determined: Seeing things through to meet and exceed expectations

    Please note:

    Due to the volumes of applications we expect to receive, Schoen Clinic London reserves the right to close the job advert before its assigned closing date if we find the ideal candidate for this position.

    Due to the commitment to continuous improvement, it is likely that the post will evolve over time. These duties will be subject to regular review and any amendments will be made in consultation and agreement with the post holder. 

    Working for Schoen Clinic
    Schoen Clinic is an international healthcare company, based in Germany, which is now expanding in the UK.  Our culture of world-class medical excellence is based around our five key values.

    For further information about the post or an informal discussion, please contact Dr Tony Winston, Medical Director, on 0121 580 8362 or by email at tony.winston@newbridge-health.org.uk

    OUR AWARDS & NOMINATIONS

    2021

    • HOSPITAL OF YEAR - WINNER (LAINGBUISSON)

    2020 

    • HOSPITAL GROUP OF YEAR - WINNER
    • Nursing Practice (Schoen Clinic Newbridge)
    • Healthcare Outcomes (Schoen Clinic Newbridge)
    • Management Excellence (Schoen Clinic UK)
    • Hospital (Schoen Clinic London)

    2019

    • HOSPITAL - WINNER
    • Hospital Group (Schoen Clinic London)
    • Nursing Practice (Schoen Clinic London)
    Principle Duties

    SCHOEN CLINIC CULTURE:

    Our culture of world-class medical excellence is based around our five key values:

    Accountable: Taking ownership of the things I say and do

    Caring: Treating others as I would like to be treated

    Collaborative: Working together to make a winning team

    Courageous: Being proud to be different and challenge the norm

    Determined: Seeing things through to meet and exceed expectations

    Please note:

    Due to the volumes of applications we expect to receive, Schoen Clinic London reserves the right to close the job advert before its assigned closing date if we find the ideal candidate for this position.

    Due to the commitment to continuous improvement, it is likely that the post will evolve over time. These duties will be subject to regular review and any amendments will be made in consultation and agreement with the post holder.

    Working for Schoen Clinic

    Schoen Clinic is an international healthcare company, based in Germany, which is now expanding in the UK.  Our culture of world-class medical excellence is based around our five key values.

     For further information about the post or an informal discussion, please contact Dr Tony Winston, Medical Director, on 0121 580 8362 or email tony.winston@newbridge-health.org.uk or recruitment@schoen-clinic.co.uk 

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    Details

    Location

    Schoen Clinic Newbridge Birmingham

    Category

    Medical

    Closing Date

    29 June 2022

    Benefits

    Competitive salary with an annual salary review 25 days holiday + 8 bank holidays Professional development opportunities Contributory pension scheme Enhanced Private Medical Insurance with BUPA including access to a private GP service, free screening & the inclusion of pre-existing conditions. Eye care scheme with Specsavers Online benefits portal with high street and online shopping discounts Cycle to work scheme Group Life Assurance Enhanced maternity & paternity pay Paid emergency leave Occupational Sick Pay above SSP Interest free season ticket loans Employee Assistance Programme with wellbeing support

    Skills

    You will have specialist registration with the General Medical Council and a license to practice as well as the following.

    • MRCPsych or equivalent
    • Approved Clinician status or willingness to achieve this
    • A minimum of one years’ experience of eating disorders as a higher trainee or equivalent
    • Experience in the psychological and pharmacological management of eating disorders and co-morbid conditions
    • Knowledge of the physical complications of eating disorders and their management
    • Experience of the management of re-feeding in severely underweight patients
    • Experience of a variety of psycho-therapeutic approaches used in the treatment of eating disorders
    • Excellent interpersonal and leadership skills and willingness to work as part of a multidisciplinary team